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IDV10460 Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology Victoria Local Waters Forecast for Port Phillip Issued at 4:40 pm EST on Friday 22 June 2018 for the period until midnight EST Tuesday 26 June 2018. ================================================================================ Please be aware Wind gusts can be 40 percent stronger than the averages given here, and maximum waves may be up to twice the height. ================================================================================ Warning Information Details of warnings are available on the Bureau's website www.bom.gov.au, by telephone 1300-659-217* or through some TV and radio broadcasts. Weather Situation A high pressure ridge will persist across Victoria and Bass Strait for the rest of today as a cold front traverses waters south of the Bight. The front is expected to reach western Bass Strait during Saturday morning and Port Phillip Heads around 1200hrs. A high pressure system is forecast to develop south of the Bight during Saturday then remain slow moving during Sunday and Monday before moving over Victoria during Tuesday as an upper level low approaches the far northwest of Victoria. Forecast for Friday 22 June until midnight Winds: North to northwesterly about 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots in the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Weather: Clear. Forecast for Saturday 23 June Winds: Northerly 15 to 20 knots shifting south to southwesterly in the early afternoon then easing to 10 to 15 knots during the evening. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 1.5 metres during the morning. Weather: Cloudy. 90% chance of showers. Forecast for Sunday 24 June Winds: Southerly 10 to 15 knots turning west to southwesterly during the morning. Seas: Below 1 metre. Weather: Cloudy. Forecast for Monday 25 June Winds: Westerly 10 to 15 knots becoming variable below 10 knots during the evening. Seas: Below 1 metre. Weather: Cloudy. Forecast for Tuesday 26 June Winds: Variable below 10 knots. Seas: Below 0.5 metres. Weather: Partly cloudy. The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:10 am EST Saturday. * Calls to 1300 number cost around 27.5c inc. GST, higher from mobiles or public phones. Marine forecasts are also available on VHF and HF radio. View the radio schedule on www.bom.gov.au/marine ================================================================================ Check the latest Coastal Waters Forecast or Local Waters Forecast for information on wind, wave and weather conditions for these coastal zones. ================================================================================ Copyright Commonwealth of Australia 2011, Bureau of Meteorology (ABN 92 637 533 532). Users of these web pages are deemed to have read and accepted the conditions described in the Copyright, Disclaimer, and Privacy statements (http://www.bom.gov.au/other/copyright.shtml). 1